Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale Oral History

The late vice president conducted a Miller Center oral history in 2006


Afghanistan’s terrorist future

The most likely outcomes from the American withdrawal range from bad to catastrophic, writes Eric Edelman

U.S. - Mexico border

Three principles for America's border policies

Mostly ignored inside the Washington Beltway is that we must act humanely, writes Anne Richard

9/11 attacks

Remembering September 11

As the grim 20th anniversary of the terror attacks approaches, the Miller Center offers resources to understand the aftermath

Somme trench

The secret diplomacy failure of 1916

World War I could have ended before the United States ever entered it, writes Philip Zelikow


Critical insights for the nation's governance

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.